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Old 7 May 2022, 01:20 PM   #1
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Montblanc 149 or 146

What do you recommend for a FP: a MB 149 or 146?
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Old 7 May 2022, 10:45 PM   #2
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They are both okay fountain pens and the biggest issue may be how you carry the pen. There is no difference in how either performs. Personally I sold all my modern 149s and 146s and only kept my 1950s 144s and 146s.
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149 in B Nib.

Such a classic .Must have

2 nd best writer I have .Best, Nakaya Long Writer in Black Urushi .M Nib .
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Old 15 May 2022, 01:58 PM   #4
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I have them both. The 149 is my favorite.
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I prefer the 146. I have very large hands, but the 149 seems too large. I find the 146’s size to be more elegant in appearance. But some people enjoy the oversized look and feel.
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